From Pelican Bay to Pennsylvania: Torture and Resistance in US Prisons

Monday, August 22 · 7:00pm – 9:00pm
Location:

Friends Meeting House
4836 Ellsworth Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA

Join the Human Rights Coalition and the American Friends Service Committee in a discussion on how people in prison are resisting abuse, neglect, and oppression.

Hear their stories of organized resistance! From the Pelican Bay Prison Hunger Strike in California, which lasted 3 weeks and involved over 6,600 prisons, to the Attica Prison Uprising and the December 2010 Georgia Prison Strike!

Learn about similar conditions of repression and resistance in PA prisons!

Meet family members who have struggled with their loved ones in prison!

Find out how YOU can support these amazing people and be a part of the fight to end torture and abuse!

Bring your thoughts, ideas, and spirits of resistance!

For more info: http://prisonerhungerstrik​esolidarity.wordpress.com/
Hosted by HRC-Fed Up! and AFSC-Pittsburgh

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